3.27 Electronic Positive Response

Practice Statement:46

The one call center provides a method for facility owner/operators to electronically post their positive response status to a notice of intent to excavate.

Practice Description:

By hosting an electronic positive response system, the one call center provides facility owner/operators the best means to communicate the status of their response to a notice of intent to the person initiating the notice.


  • BP 4-9 Positive Response Is Provided to Facility Locate Requests
  • Existing practice in Arizona, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Maryland, Michigan, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, and Washington, D.C.